Romeo and Juliet- Foreshadowing

Act 1 Scene 1: The prologue introduces the storyline and tells us what will happen- foreshadowing the events that will happen later in the play From forth the fatal loins of these two foesA pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life;Whose misadventured piteous overthrowsDo with their death bury their parents’ strife.The fearful passage of their death-mark’d love,And the continuance of their parents’ rage,Which, but their children’s end, nought could remove
Romeo Act 1 Scene 4: he’s got a bad feeling about going to the Capulet mansion; a premonition I fear, too early: for my mind misgivesSome consequence yet hanging in the starsShall bitterly begin his fearful dateWith this night’s revels and expire the termOf a despised life closed in my breastBy some vile forfeit of untimely death.But He, that hath the steerage of my course,Direct my sail!
Tybalt Act 1 Scene 5: he’s just seen Romeo gatecrash the banquet and swears revenge. I will withdraw, but this intrusion shall Now seeming sweet convert to bitter gall
Friar Lawrence Act 2 Scene 6: really hoping that we’re not punished by God for making this marriage happen. So smile the heavens upon this holy act, That after hours with sorrow chide us not!
Juliet Act 3 Scene 5: she has a bad premonition; she thinks she can see Romeo dead. O God, I have an ill-divining soul!Methinks I see thee, now thou art below,As one dead in the bottom of a tomb:Either my eyesight fails, or thou look’st pale
Romeo Act 5 Scene 1: has had a good dream and feels like something good will happen today. He feels unusually positive. If I may trust the flattering truth of sleep,My dreams presage some joyful news at hand:My bosom’s lord sits lightly in his throne;And all this day an unaccustom’d spiritLifts me above the ground with cheerful thoughts.

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